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South Dakota Mines Ph.D. student Laura Brunmaier has won a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP) totaling $130,000 to continue her work in biomedical engineering. 

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021
A research team led by South Dakota Mines assistant professor of geology and geological engineering, Gokce Ustunisik Ph.D., has received $278,000 in grants from the National Science Foundation to help create a system that can compile experimental data from around the world on the elements that make up the earth’s crust and mantle. 
Friday, October 29, 2021
South Dakota Mines assistant professor of physics, David A. Martinez Caicedo, Ph.D., and his research group are among the scientists who are part of the recent announcement from Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory on the MicroBooNE experiment’s first results showing no hint of a sterile neutrino.  
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Mark Anderson has worked on water issues around the world. Today he's back at his alma mater serving as an adjunct professor of civil and environmental engineering. He is using his life experience to inspire this next generation of problem solvers. For young people considering a career in STEM Anderson has one message, “Come to Mines and make a difference.”
Tuesday, October 26, 2021
 In the right environment, chance encounters in the workplace can yield brilliant innovation.  
Thursday, October 21, 2021
South Dakota Mines  annual Junior Bladesmithing Championship is now accepting applications. The competition is open to high school students across the nation who can produce a blade by hand-hammering or trip-hammer forging. 
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
South Dakota Mines’ Department of Electrical Engineering has received $150,000 from Raven Industries (NASDAQ:RAVN) to support the university’s new minor in avionics.
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
South Dakota Mines is smallest of the state’s public universities by student headcount, but Mines repeatedly hosts some of the biggest career fairs that include employers ranging from local engineering start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.  
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